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Malcolm Cowley on the Four Stages of Writing: Lessons from the First Five Years of The Paris Review

The kind of literary voyeurism that concerns itself with why great writers write and how, exactly, they go about it has long held especial mesmerism to aspiring authors and voracious readers alike.<p>In 1953, a trio of literary enthusiasts founded <i>The Paris Review</i>. Spearheaded by George Plimpton, who …

Paris Review - Julian Barnes, The Art of Fiction No. 165

Interviewed by Shusha Guppy<p>Issue 157, Winter 2000<p>Photograph by Ellen Warner<p>Julian Barnes lives with his wife Pat Kavanagh, a literary agent, in an elegant house with a beautiful garden in north London. The long library where the interview was conducted is spacious and quiet. Overlooking the garden, …

Paris Review - Vladimir Nabokov, The Art of Fiction No. 40

Interviewed by Herbert Gold<p>Issue 41, Summer-Fall 1967<p>Vladimir Nabokov in 1967.<p>Vladimir Nabokov lives with his wife Véra in the Montreux Palace Hotel in Montreux, Switzerland, a resort city on Lake Geneva which was a favorite of Russian aristocrats of the last century. They dwell in a connected …

Paris Review - Philip Roth, The Art of Fiction No. 84

Interviewed by Hermione Lee<p>Issue 93, Fall 1984<p>Courtesy of Philip Roth<p>I met Philip Roth after I had published a short book about his work for the Methuen Contemporary Writers Series. He read the book and wrote me a generous letter. After our first meeting, he sent me the fourth draft of <i>The Anatomy</i> …

'To Kill A Mockingbird' Author Harper Lee Is Publishing A Second Novel

Harper Lee, the author of the beloved novel <i>To Kill a Mockingbird</i>, will publish a second book this summer. <i>Go Set a Watchman</i> was completed in the 1950s, but set aside by the writer, who went on to win the Pulitzer Prize for the only novel she ever published.<p>Lee's publisher, Harper, issued a statement …

Falsche Darstellung: Welke sagt sorry für peinlichen "Heute-Show-Bock"

Satire darf alles, aber nicht verfälschen. Genau das ist der "Heute-Show" passiert, als eine Linke-Politikerin zur Rechtsextremen gemacht wurde. …

Von links nach rechts und wieder zurück

Heute-Show Von links nach rechts und wieder zurück<p>Aktualisiert am 08.02.2015-14:03<p>In der ZDF-Satiresendung „Heute-Show“ erzählt eine Frau, warum sie …